2020 SPARTAN GLADIATOR - PARKING BRAKE:CONVENTIONAL:AIR
Spartan Motors USA (Spartan) is recalling certain 2019-2020 Fire Gladiator and MetroStar Emergency vehicles. The park brake control line may loosen and separate, possibly causing the park brake to be unintentionally applied.
HazardIf the park brake is applied while the vehicle is in motion, the vehicle may suddenly decelerate and experience a loss of control, increasing the risk of a crash.
Consumer ActionSpartan will notify owners, and dealers will inspect and tighten the fitting control line, as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in March 2020. Owners may contact Spartan customer service at 1-800-543-5008. Spartan's number for this recall is 20005.